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tuesday is proposition 30. its tax measure governor brown is pushing hard to pass that supporters say will help california schools. nannette miranda tonight has both sides of this contentious debate. >> all the talk about proposition 30. governor brown's tax measure centers around public school funding but a local representatives are worried about the other part of prop 30, prison inmate shift where counties must house thousands of low level inmates. if it fails tuesday, they are asking how can they afford this expense. >> if the money goes away, it's going to have a dramatic impacted on the way we do business. >> lawmakers have a history of taking money from one program to pay for another. constitution protection says politicians can't touch the money at all unless it goes back to the voters. >> next two budget years, show counties will get $6 billion in each of those years to take on the new inmates. >> the funding will still continue. >> but it is after that that worries officials? >> priorities may change, legislators may change, governors may change. we're pretty much at the whim
. >> her remarks, made a plea to governor jerry brown asking where is the help he promised to fight crime here in oakland. as it happens the california highway patrol begin patrolling the streets of oakland today. >> as of tonight, oakland is getting some much needed help to stop violence. this is the first night the highway patrol will be lending a hand there. they are expected to provide back-up at traffic is stops. they are employing more officers to the mission district. in the last few weeks four people have been shot. most have been gang related. today a supervisor david campos and grief suhr announced 12 people have been arrested and a they seized five guns since monday. they are offering job opportunities to provide an alternative to the gang lifestyle. >> meantime, police in san francisco are asking your help identifying this man. mat sunday with suspected of kicking and punching a muni station agent on october 10th. he violently turned on the a little who followed him down the stairs after the man hopped a railing and ignored warnings that he couldn't take a bike on muni. >> may
opposing governor brown's proposition 30? this is even after state campaign finance regulators revealed the major source of funding for that tax measure, designed to help the schools. nanet miranda is in sacramento with the story. >> reporter: after a legal battle that almost ended up at the u.s. supreme court, the arizona-based americans for responsible leadership finally revealed who gave them that mystery their 11 million campaign contribution. >> they disclosed, an intermediary, the largest instance of money laundering in california history. >> reporter: in a letter, the money came from americans for job security, which funneled it to yet another nonprofit, center to protect patient right, before sending it to arl, arl sent it to the small business action committee pac in california, to use against governor brown's tax measure for schools, proposition 30, to win approval for proposition 32, which aims to curtail labor unions' political power. one of the groups is tied to david and charles koch, the billionaire brothers who are financing anti-obama ads in swing states and banke rolli
requires. >> dan: governor brown says thank you. voters agree to tax themselves to support schools and colleges. good evening, i'm dan ashley. governor promises to be responsible with the funds the state will be collecting. they gave him a big victory nearly 54% volunteered in favor of proposition 30 saving the state $6 billion in what would have been drastic budget cuts. democrats have a super majority in sacramento that would allow them to increase more taxes without going back to the voters. nannette miranda is in sacramento with the story. >> reporter: in a surprise, they handed the democratic party super majorities in both legislative houses. first simultaneous super majority since 1933. that means democrats have the two-thirds vote necessary not only to raise taxes but also override gubernatorial vetoes. the new numbers worry republicans which won't have much say in major policy. >> in a super majority, they have a lot of power. typically when you have too much power you can go awry. >> darrell steinberg says raising taxes is not in the >> identity i'm not going to suggested
by as much as $400 million. >> dan: governor brown wants to find new ways to stretch the budget dollar. a meeting on the u.c. regents committee focused on budgets for the next school year. he suggested online courses are a way to keep costs down. he says the passage of proposition 30 offers hope, there is a long way to go to balance the higher education budget. >> so with cuts, we got a lot of cuts. with proposition 30 we have some revenue. at the end of the day, three times more cuts and reductions than there is revenue but together, it pits the state in a very solid position a sustainable balanced budget for years to come. >> dan: governor brown asked to table a proposal to increase tuition for professional grant programs and that averted a protest by student groups. >>> thousands about your house. home sales continue to rebound. about 8,000 were sold last month in the nine county bay area, that is up almost 14% compared to september and 21% compared to a year ago. the only sector not recovering are homes that are selling for less than $300,000 and under water. they are down 15% comp
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that governor brown campaigned very hard for. lee ann is live in sacramento she's following this at the yes on 30 headquarters. >>reporter: that's right. this is a proposition that i think everyone in california is watching at the moment. supporters of proposition 30 gathered here at the sheraton hotel in sacramento. waiting for those final results. the mood i have to say is very festive so far. governor brown is not expected to arrive i'm told for at least another hour. i heard one volunteer say we believe we are finally here. it's over. it has been a long costly campaign. a lot of hard work by a lot of volunteers and supporters. prop 30 again is of referred to as governor rescue plan which of course raises taxes to avoid those so-called trigger cuts and it has been slipping or had been slipping in the polls in the last several weeks but again you had the undecided voters and when i talked to the governor last night he said he wasn't at all concerned. he was sure he was going to win and we'll just have to see right now. live in sacramento, abc 7 news. >> thanks very much. >> anothe
would think they fired head coach brown today 5 games in the season. could golden state take advantage of the squad. interim coach for the lakers while everybody beg for jackson to come out of retirement, firing the coach doesn't fix the defense. 2 hand slam for golden state. curry check out the lay up. ankle is fine. 13 in the first half. lakers junk the offense that brown installed. dwight howard over to kobe for 3. lakers up 47-38 at the half. barns misses. if he is tuesday with the best. kobe willing the lakers to victory though. nice.take shot the ball from behind the basket. lakers up 10. pulling away. world peace o for 10 somewhating then decided i'll keep shooting. knock down a 3. l.a. by 17. kobe steal slam. he had 27. lakers crust to victory 101-of 77. not a good job by the warriors tonight. >> college basketball season opened this evening. bay area show down between stanford and usf at oracle arena. first time they played since 2005. stanford 3 of 7 from 3 point range in the first half. big stroke stanford up 21-7. battle back. give them a lead. stanfor
instead of later. there are some great trees to be sure but you will see plenty that have brown limb and others orderly trichltd the reason lack of water this summer drought took a toll on cerebral palsy across the country including christmas tremendous. to get the best available shop early and shop big. because old growth trees fare better in drought conditions. >>> so maybe tomorrow if you don't have to work before the written comes in. >> yes. once the rain and wind come in amma it's a long stretch before you get a break to good get a tree. might be a good idea to head out tomorrow. but you have to watch out for the fog if you are going in the morning. show you live picture rate now. from our high definition em reallyville camera look back across the bay to the bay bridge. visibility looks fine from this perspective but we have fog already dropping visibility around napa to 3 quarters of a mile foggy around concord. santa rosa. let's check out live doppler 7 hd. besides the fog we are also seeing some high clouds beginning to approach. you can see them here. whiter cloud
with scattered power outages. some trees were knocked down this one. this from martinez, brown street there were problems there as you can see. >> on highway 17 this morning the fog was show thick it was hard to see the cars on the road. more on that from reporter karina rusk. >> reporter: the fog and heavy rain on highway 17 was so treacherous this morning, some drivers decided to wait it out. >> because the rain is heavy. and hillside especially. >> chp is trying to minimize problems by running traffic breaks to keep cars going at a slow and steady pace. >> driving too fast and braking time is increased. >> in the heart of the valley it couldn't get any slower. wild weather knocked a tree into the power lines and it backed up cars for miles. >> predictions, today is a light day. we'll start off with this kind of deal. we could be in for trouble. >> the fire department did utilize a parking lot at an empty business to direct drivers around the problem but only pg&e could restore power that left a lot of businesses in the dark. >> we had a terrific panic but what is going to happen now. >> repor
brown has made an unconventional choice in select ago new state park director. he picked this man. retired marine general anthony l jackson former commander of marine corps installation throughout the west. there's his pichblingt last director was forced to resign over millions in hidden fund that went unspent. even when dozens of park were his threatened with closure. >>> well one oakland police officer calls it highlight of his career. helping to deliver a baby boy at a gas station on friday night. today the baby and his parents reunited with the 3 officers who brought him into this world. laura has the story. >>reporter: nolan shell mille miller. healthy 7 pound 14 ounce baby boy named after oakland nolan park near where he was born delivered by 3 oakland police officers in the family car friday night at a shell gas station. >> blessing for us as police officers to be in exactly the right place at exactly the right time. >> these 3ber matter what happens him if they saved my son's life. >>reporter: now 4 days old the baby was introduced to the officers who helped bring
golden brown then given a delicious design? a toaster strudel. pillsbury toaster strudel. so delicious...so fun. faster than mandy can hang up on mr. monday. you hang up first. [ female announcer ] in just 60 seconds, you've got snack-defying, satisfying totino's pizza rolls. [ ringing ] it's on. let's roll. fbi now involved in bizarre incident at oakland. man arrested claims it was just an art project. 49-year-old jeffrey began was spotted and arrested after he was seen with item reassembling explosive did he advice. a watch lacked like a bomb as he tried to go through security around 8:00 o'clock last night. >> the watch had on it toggle switch. a series of fuses. series of wires protruding from it. circuit board. and the watch itself which was on incorrect time. >>reporter: again the whole thing is very strange and very suspicious were found. police say began was wearing boots that had been halt erred. there were lirs of insole apparently and cavity inside the shoe. >>> california prison officials are releasing a quad mreenl ick rapist despite concerns that he remains a thr
: besides this effort the city also organizes a brown bag food give away for those in need. donation are needed to make that effort a success. this is 7 news. >> wonderful. coming up next. something that you can train your eyes on this holiday weekend. wayne reports on an exhibit that is becoming a exhibit that is becoming a thanksgiving >> breaking news coming in. firefighters trying to rescue a man in oakland who apparently fell into a quarry filled with water. of course it's dark outside. it happened in the rock ridge shopping area behind the rock ridge shopping area where the quarry is located the oakland hills. man falling into the water. firefighters are trying to rescue him as we speak. update you on 7 news at 11:00 o'clock on the rescue effort. >> doctor group says birth control pills should be sold over the counter to give more women access to them. american college of obstetrician and gynecologist largest group of such doctors says prescription to oral contraceptive serve as unnecessary barrier. group says improving access to birth control would go a long way towa
with assault with deadly weapon and attempted robbery. in oakland, abc 7 news. >>> of governor brown is criticize ago pay raise for the new chancellor at uc berkeley. governor says the 50,000 dollar increase does not fit with the spirit of leader shp that is needed rate now. incoming chancellor is nicholas dirk. he was the executive vice president at columbia university in new york and dirk says he's well aware of the challenges that lie ahead. >> substantial investment on the part of the state in higher education and the kinds of things that the university all campus ins the system have had to do to struggle to make up for this diminishment of state funding. >>reporter: dirk salary is 48 486,000. that is less than the 500,000 he earned at columbia. private donor will fund the 50,000 dollar pay raise by wait. >> well uses ahead here. going to war offer the military rules on women in combat. >> gap between policy and reality is bad for the armed forces. bad for our service members. needs to be changed. >>reporter: next. new legal challenge against the military combat exclusion
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